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Rewi Alley and close friend

Rewi Alley, New Zealand writer and political activist speaking with his close friend Father Fredrick McGuire.

Date 1977-05-14
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

Playwright Eve Hughes

Mrs Eve Hughes of Christchurch shares first place in the open section of the national play-writing contest run by the New Zealand Theatre Federation.

Date 1970-09-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Professor Wolfgang Rosenberg

Portraits of Professor Wolfgang Rosenberg, reader or associate professor at University of Canterbury and an economics writer.

Date 1971-12-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Professor Don Bevan

Portraits of Professor Don Bevan, contributor to a feature in The Christchurch Star, 'Words on Wine'.

Date 1981-10-08
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Graham Watson

Portraits of Graham Watson, contributor to a feature in The Christchurch Star, 'Words on Wine'.

Date 1981-10-08
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Mrs Margery Fisher

Portraits of Mrs Margery Fisher, writer, lecturer and critic.

Date 1972-04-24
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star negative strips

Kathleen Coghlan sitting at a typewriter

Kathleen Coghlan, senior mistress of commerce at Aranui High School and author of the book “Touch Typing by Colour”, sitting at a typewriter.

Date 1971-09-14
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Pat Taylor

Views of Pat Taylor, travel writer from Vancouver, Canada.

Date 1970-05-12
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Father John Weir

Head and shoulders portrait of Father John Weir, priest, poet and part-time cricketer.

Date 1970-12-10
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Professor Harold Winston Rhodes

Head and shoulders portrait of Professor Harold Winston Rhodes, of the University of Canterbury.

Date 1970-12-19
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Errol Braithwaite

Portraits of author Errol Braithwaite with a copy of a unbound typescript of his book on the history of ChristChurch Cathedral.

Date 1981-08-26
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Rewi Alley with a book

Rewi Alley, New Zealand writer and political activist holding one of his books next to a shelf of books and Father Fredrick McGuire.

Date 1960-02-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Christchurch Star photographs

Owen Jones

Portraits of Owen Jones, writer-in-residence at the University of Canterbury, at a typewriter in his office in the English Department.

Date 1981-08-04
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Trudi Hill

Views of Trudi Hill in her cast in her bed. She has had an operation to fix her scoliosis.

Date 1972-11-30
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star negative strips

Trudi Hill in her cast

Views of Trudi Hill in her cast in her bed. She has had an operation to fix her scoliosis.

Date 1972-11-30
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star negative strips

Bust of Rewi Alley

Canterbury Museum gallery officer Mr Brian Hecker dusting the 1936 bust of Rewi Alley, New Zealand writer and political activist.

Date 1987-12-30
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1987 Christchurch Star photographs

Authors

Christchurch and Canterbury have produced many significant authors. The region has also been visited by authors of national and international renown.